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CRESCO - The Howard County Sheriff’s Department was involved in two high-speed pursuits on Dec. 20, 2018. The first pursuit took place at approximately 6:45 p.m., when a Howard County Sheriff’s Deputy attempted to stop a vehicle for speeding near the intersection of County Road A-23 and Unity...
Lime Springs - He’s got the suit, he’s got the boots, he’s got glasses, but most importantly, he’s got the beard! He even has a pair of glasses his grandfather, who at one time portrayed Santa, wore. Harlan Larson is fairly new to being Santa Claus’ helper, but he is certainly making up for lost...
CRESCO - After more than 40 years in Cresco, Mary Olson of Mary’s Beauty Shop and her husband Wayne are beginning a new phase of their lives. Mary Olson moved to Cresco in 1974 and opened her own beauty salon in 1976. Now, she and her husband are moving to Raleigh, N.C. to be closer to their...
Elma - This joyous season has been an amazing time of memories past and present at Colonial Manor of Elma.  Happiness is shared by all when family traditions are shared. There is great excitement in the air as Christmas gets closer. Della Mitchell remembered, “Mom would have special baking done and...
Lime Springs - Board member and point person for the Park & Pool Board, Jill Tibbals expressed a dire need for new members. Holly Burr recently moved. The group is down at least two representatives, she told council members at the Dec. 4 meeting. The group is planning to start Bingo again. The...
Cresco - Mike Walton and Vassil Vutov of MiBroadband, a partner of MiEnergy Cooperative, attended the Cresco City Council’s Dec. 3 meeting, asking to install an antenna on the water tower. Walton later explained, “This whole endeavor is based on our cooperative speaking to all our substations....
Cresco - There is still one more drawing for the Grand Prize package for the Christmas in Howard County give-away. The winner will receive $1,000 in gift certificates, while the second place winner will receive $500 in certificates.  Winners of $25 gift certificates for this past week include:...
Cresco - The last set of winners drawn for the Chamber-sponsored Jingle in Your Pocket promotion on Dec. 14, and where they signed up, include: Dale Dietzenbach - Fisk Farm & Home; Kristina Rader - Curtis Trees & Gifts; Emily Sandry - Hometown Shopko Cresco; Bonnie Knode - Curtis Trees...
Cresco - Stop in on Friday, Dec. 14 for the Times Plain Dealer’s Christmas open house. Sit and enjoy some fellowship and treats. Look over the different history books that are for sale. Sign up for door prizes. Publisher Dan Evans is giving two one-year gift subscriptions to the paper, a $25 gift...
CRESCO - Look to the local area care facilities for the true holiday spirit. Everywhere there are boxes full of colorful decorations and green trees full of lights. The jolly sound of voices of the medical staff and the sweet memories from past Christmas seasons by the residents. When the question...

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